ELMHURST, Ill. (AP) – A road construction worker has died in Illinois after being struck by a semi-tractor trailer.
According to the DuPage County, Ill., coroner, 38-year-old Daniel Green of Fontana, Wis., died Monday at a hospital in the Chicago suburb of Elmhurst. Green was working as a contractor for the Illinois Department of Transportation when the accident happened about 11:15 a.m. Monday.
The coroner’s office is investigating a cause of death. Police tell the Chicago Tribune that Green likely died of “massive traumatic injuries.”
The Elmhurst Fire Department and Illinois State Police responded to the scene.
Information from: Chicago Tribune, http://www.chicagotribune.com